London Monument Swiss Tower

London Monument Swiss Tower

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Swiss Re Tower from the London Monument, fire of London photographs, B&W photography

The Monument

The Monument to the Great Fire of London, more commonly known as The Monument, is a 202 ft (61.57 metre) tall stone Roman Doric column in the City of London, England near to the northern end of London Bridge. It is located at the junction of Monument Street and Fish Street Hill, 202 ft (61.57 metres) from where the Great Fire of London started in 1666. 

Another monument, the Golden Boy of Pye Corner marks the point near Smithfield where the fire stopped. Monument tube station is named after the monument. Constructed between 1671 and 1677, it is the tallest isolated stone column in the world.

Swiss RE Tower

30 St Mary Axe, also known as the Gherkin and the Swiss Re Building, is a skyscraper in London's main financial district, the City of London, completed in December 2003 and opened at the end of May 2004. With 40 floors, the tower is 180 metres (591 ft) tall.


Description: London Monument London skyline photos Swiss RE Tower Black and White B&W London Reflections


Small:

  • Picture: 300 x 200mm (12" x 7.7")
  • Paper size: 400 x 300mm (16" x 12")
  • 50mm (2") white border around image for mounting

Medium:

  • Picture: 380 x 280mm (15" x 10.8")
  • Paper size: 500 x 400mm (20" x 16")
  • 60mm (2.4") white border around image for mounting

Large:

  • Picture: 780 x 480mm (30.7" x 18.9")
  • Paper size: 1000 x 700mm (40" x 28")
  • 110mm (4.3") white border around image for mounting